School Leader in Residence
Nilesh Patel graduated from Washington University-St. Louis, where he studied global health and biology, and from the Relay Graduate School of Education, where he earned a Master’s in the Art of Teaching. As a Grade Level Chair at the Noble Network of Charter Schools—Chicago’s top-ranked public school network—Nilesh coached colleagues to build a culture of joy and support. He has also served as Saturday School Principal at Noble, managing a team that used data to identify student needs and provide personalized support. Nilesh previously served as Kairos' Middle School Science Department Chair.